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Web Application Security News
July 15, 2014
Verizon bolstered its cloud security presence with a new web application firewall. The cloud-based WAF puts the telecom giant in the growing cloud firewall market with Akamai, Imperva and others.
July 01, 2014
A new online archive is allowing researchers to anonymously submit and expose cross-site scripting vulnerabilities uncovered across the Web.
June 26, 2014
Special report: The handling of an OWASP employee's disputed harassment claim has sparked a debate over the group's governance and its future.
April 22, 2014
The 2014 Verizon data breach report shows a big rise in Web application attacks, with CMS frameworks and user credentials the most likely targets.
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Installing Java updates for security can be troublesome, so should companies still do it? Mike Chapple discusses Java and compliance issues. Continue Reading
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